Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Dasineura fairmairei

Dasineura fairmairei (Kieffer, 1897)

on Lathyrus


The flower buds are galled and closed. Larvae red, not jumping.

host plants

Fabaceae, monophagous

Lathyrus rotundifolius subsp. miniatus, sylvestris, tuberosus.


Perrisia fairmairei. Possibly Dasineura silvestris; fairmairei then is the valid name.


Buhr (1964b), Dauphin & Aniotsbehere (1997a), Houard (1909a), Mirumian (2011a), Redfern & Shirley (2011a), Skuhravá & Skuhravý (2021a: 151), Skuhravá, Skuhravý, Dauphin & Coutin (2005a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Meyer (2014a), Skuhravá, Skuhravý & Neacsu (1972a).

Last modified 26.ix.2021